Josh is a buddy of mine from the days of old when we were baby art makers. Since then, he’s grown up, completed various ceramics programs and has really “gone for it” in the world of hand-crafted pottery. I think he’s destined to be a big success. He’s got the drive (or the fire, as […]
My dear little sister (she’s not that little any more) has created her own blog called, Emolyn Knits: Handmade, Custom Designed Knitwear. She is an up-and-coming, second generation knit garment designer and her work is lovley! (We grew up on a small sheep farm with a mother whose profession is spinning, knitting and natural dying; […]
I really enjoy trading with fellow artists for work that neither party could afford otherwise. It’s a great way to share, support and receive inspiration within your creative community without money being involved. Ian Brownlee and I arranged to trade work well before we became dear friends. I think it was actually one of our […]
Come on out and support your local crafters! (Of course this will easier to do if you happen to live in or near Asheville, NC. If you don’t I’m sure there is a Big Crafty near you.) Happy Holidays!
A couple of weeks ago I was approached by Ursula Gullow, producer of our local Art Seen Asheville cable tv slot, to participate in an upcoming episode. Her projects typically feature artists, musician, writers and performers of Asheville. Her theme for this project was needles and her chosen artists were a tattoo artist, a DJ […]